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Additional Reading for 5th and 6th Graders

TEMS 5th and 6th Grade Teacher Favorites for Additional Fun Summer Reading! 

Mr. Allison : Incident at Hawk’s Hill by Allan W. Eckert

Mr. Broadhead : The Danger Box by Blue Balliett, The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick, Miss Peregrine series by Ransom Riggs

Mr. Erwin: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Penderwicks series by Jeanne Birdsall, Maximum Ride series by James Patterson, Eragon by Christopher Paolini

Mrs. FischerAnne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery, Big Bad Fox by Benjamin Renner, El Deafo by Cece Bell, Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling

Ms. Henry-Watson : The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi, Hidden Talents by David Lubar, I Will Always Write Back by Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Ganda

Mrs. Holmes : Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling 

Mr. Klass : Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling, The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien, Holes by Louis Sachar

Mrs. MatillaOkay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt, Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper, The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Mr. MattisonWhere the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls, Who was Jackie Robinson? by Gail Herman, The Giver by Lois Lowry

Dr. McDermottEscape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein, Iron Thunder by Avi, The Underneath by Kathi Appelt

Ms. Peck  : Masterminds trilogy by Gordon Korman, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch, The Mickey Bolitar series by Harlan Coben, The Making of a Navy SEAL by Brandon Webb

Mrs. RadicoThe Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan, The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau, Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

VFMS 5th and 6th Grade Teacher Favorites for Additional Fun Summer Reading! 

Mrs. Buoso: Savvy and Scumble by Ingrid Law

Mrs. Guistwhite: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

Mrs. Hill: The Uglies and The Pretties Series by Scott Westerfeld

Mrs. King: Schooled by Gordon Korman, The Brooklyn Nine by Alan Gratz

Mrs. McClain: If a Tree Falls at Lunch by Gennifer Choldenko, Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, and One Crazy Summer by RitWilliams-Garcia

Mrs. Reid: The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine, Kaleidoscope Eyes by Jennifer Bryant, Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos

Mrs. Scully: Any title by author Judy Blume

Mrs. Davison: Rain, Reign by Ann M. Martin, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, The Best Man by Richard Peck, Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan, A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness



Additional Books for 7th and 8th Graders